Fawa’id Nafi’ah 2

February 26, 2019

Conclusion with Goodness

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents Conclusion with Goodness The compiler of this book presents his excuse before the readers that he could not fulfill the rights of compiling the biography and life story of these two great personalities, Sayyidina Hassan and Sayyidina Hussain radiya Llahu ‘anhuma as it ought to be done. In my limited research, whatever I came across, I put on paper after giving it sequence.  We […]
February 25, 2019

Chapter Five Continued: Mourning in Islam

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents Mourning in Islam The command to adopt patience and the prohibition of wailing We have discussed this topic in detail in our book Sirat Sayyidina ‘Ali al Murtada [1]. Here we will just mention it briefly. The Islamic ruling is quite clear that at the time of difficulties a person should adopt patience and abstain from all types of complaints and despair. There are […]
February 25, 2019

Chapter Five Continued: The Battle of Karbala’

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents The Battle of Karbala’ Yazid becomes Khalifah In the preceding pages we discussed the life of Sayyidina Hussain radiya Llahu ‘anhu when he was residing in Madinah Munawwarah. During the Caliphate of Sayyidina Muawiyah radiya Llahu ‘anhu, Sayyidina Hussain radiya Llahu ‘anhu mostly stayed in Madinah Munawwarah. Towards the end of Sayyidina Muawiyah’s radiya Llahu ‘anhu life, he was concerned about who will succeed […]
February 25, 2019

Chapter Five: Hussain ibn ‘Ali al Murtada

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents Chapter Five: Hussain ibn ‘Ali al Murtada   Name and Lineage Hussain ibn ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib ibn ‘Abdul Muttalib ibn Hashim al Qurashi al Hashimi. His mother is Fatimah al Zahra bint Rasulillah salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam. His kunyah (agnomen) was Abu ‘Abdullah. His titles were Rayhanat al Nabi salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam (the sweet smelling flower of Rasulullah salla Llahu […]
February 25, 2019

Chapter Four Continued – The Journey to the Afterlife

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents The Journey to the Afterlife   A dream After the reconciliation with Sayyidina Muawiyah radiya Llahu ‘anhu, Sayyidina Hassan radiya Llahu ‘anhu returned from Iraq and took up residence in Madinah Munawwarah. In the previous pages we had mentioned briefly some aspects relating to his life in Madinah Munawwarah; his ‘ibadah and services to Islam. Now we will briefly discuss his demise. Al Isma’i […]